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Tencent Music financials reveal it now has 82.7m paying users
Tencent Music financials reveal it now has 82.7m paying users

Much of that was due to its ‘social entertainment’ businesses in karaoke and livestreaming, which were down 20.4% to RMB....

August 18, 2022

Spotify to Allow Users to Post Audio Reactions to Music
Spotify to Allow Users to Post Audio Reactions to Music...

The music streaming giant last week introduced a new design for the home screen of its mobile app that includes....

August 17, 2022


Musicathon 8.0 – An Experiential Music Fiesta in the mountains
Musicathon 8.0 – An Experiential Music Fiesta in the mountains...

Musicathon has partnered with Madhouse Works, a Gurgaon based incubator, prepping the stage to take the experiential fiesta go global....

August 17, 2022

Chtrbox Launches ChtrSocial To Enable “Brands To Become Creators"
Chtrbox Launches ChtrSocial To Enable “Brands To Become Creators"

ChtrSocial’s new solutions will help brands design, build and multiply their social clout with a creator mindset, including powering micro-videos....

August 17, 2022

Spotify users listen up! Amazon is now offering you unlimited
Spotify users listen up! Amazon is now offering you unlimited...

This deal will let you get an Echo Dot 4th gen for just £9.99 when you sign up for one....

August 16, 2022


Warner Music joins UMG in inking revenue-sharing deal with Facebook/Meta-MBW
Warner Music joins UMG in inking revenue-sharing deal with Facebook/Meta-MBW

Warner Music Group has become the latest major music company to announce a fresh licensing deal with Meta.

August 12, 2022

SETVI India represents its 1st ever virtual popstar- ‘Polar’ exclusively
SETVI India represents its 1st ever virtual popstar- ‘Polar’ exclusively...

The talent & metaverse advisory business would represent Polar for Metaverse and Web 3 opportunities worldwide.

August 09, 2022

BrandMusiq creates sonic identity for iconic VIM brand
BrandMusiq creates sonic identity for iconic VIM brand

India’s largest Dishwash brand on path to create a strong sonic asset.

August 08, 2022

Facebook introduces music revenue sharing ability for video creators
Facebook introduces music revenue sharing ability for video creators

Creators must be eligible for in-stream ads and will have to meet Meta’s monetisation eligibility standards to access the music....

August 08, 2022


India-based Telco Airtel poised to buy loss-making Spotify Challenger Gaana-MBW
India-based Telco Airtel poised to buy loss-making Spotify Challenger Gaana-MBW

Indian telecommunication services firm Bharti Airtel is said to be in ‘serious talks’ to buy India-based Spotify rival Gaana.

August 04, 2022

Some Music Companies are nervous about a‘Challenging Economic Climate’-MBW
Some Music Companies are nervous about a‘Challenging Economic Climate’-MBW

SoundCloud, of course, isn’t alone as a music company in getting nervous about the impact that macro-economic factors may have....

August 04, 2022

Spotify collaborates with Asiaville to launch ‘Create with Anchor’
Spotify collaborates with Asiaville to launch ‘Create with Anchor’

The strategic program will enable the discovery of 1,000 regional language podcast creators across Tamil and Malayalam content.

August 04, 2022

YouTube Music Adds New Section Called 'Other Performances'
YouTube Music Adds New Section Called 'Other Performances'

YouTube Music is adding a new section that shows content related to what users are streaming at the moment.

August 02, 2022


MTV India & Fully Faltoo announce a strategic content partnership
MTV India & Fully Faltoo announce a strategic content partnership...

Youth brands MTV India and Fully Faltoo will deepen engagement with the Snapchat generation through this partnership

August 02, 2022

The Quint and Malayala Manorama Announce Partnerships With Ideabrew
The Quint and Malayala Manorama Announce Partnerships With Ideabrew

Through this partnership, Ideabrew Studios will host, distribute and monetise over 30 existing shows including top shows such as Urdunama,....

August 01, 2022